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Ellen MILNE Griffin

Ellen MILNEAge: 36 years18541891

Name
Ellen MILNE
Given names
Ellen
Surname
MILNE
Married name
Ellen Griffin
Birth August 15, 1854 41 41
Baptism November 5, 1854 (Age 2 months)
Note: From Canada WESLEYAN BAPTISMAL REGISTER, 1828-1910 on ancestry.com
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam SCOTT
September 11, 1855 (Age 12 months)
Note: From the OS Name Books 1865-1871, Belnagoak was described as \"A small farmsteading and dwelling house slated and in good repair with gardens attached the property of the Right Honourable The Earl of Aberdeen--\"
Death of a brotherFairley MILNE Jr
July 2, 1858 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth MILNE
April 27, 1859 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a sisterJane Maud “Jennie” MILNE
April 27, 1859 (Age 4 years)

Death of a fatherFairley MILNE
December 7, 1865 (Age 11 years)
Note: The Huron County Probate records for Fairley contain many pages, most of whcih are redundant. The papers state that Fairley died in Howick Township. Here are the Letter of Administration + related papers. Farley is buried back in Elora Ontario, his former home.
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn MILNE
October 7, 1867 (Age 13 years)
Note: John's will was recorded in Wellington County Probate Book E,, pp 415-416. (FHL film 0555617.) John…

Death of a paternal grandmotherMargaret ANDERSON
after 1867 (Age 12 years)
MarriageThomas GRIFFINView this family
January 29, 1878 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Charlotte Gardena “Lotta” GRIFFIN
January 26, 1879 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Dolores Jane Isabel GRIFFIN
November 15, 1880 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mary Fleda Georgina “Fred” GRIFFIN
January 26, 1884 (Age 29 years)
Death of a sisterMargaret Anderson MILNE
May 8, 1884 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Margaret Anderson GRIFFIN
December 30, 1885 (Age 31 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth MILNE
July 27, 1887 (Age 32 years)

Death May 25, 1891 (Age 36 years)
Note: From: The DAILY HERALD, Grand Forks, May 26,1891
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 6, 1836Fyvie, Aberdeen, Scotland
7 months
elder brother
17 months
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
18 months
elder brother
15 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
2 years
herself
5 years
younger sister
younger sister
Family with Thomas GRIFFIN - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 29, 1878Congregational Church, Howick, Huron Co, Ontario
3 years
daughter
-22 months
daughter
Young Charlotte GriffinCharlotte Gardena “Lotta” GRIFFIN
Birth: January 26, 1879 26 24Howick, Huron Ontario
Death: March 17, 1974Portland Oregon
5 years
daughter
23 months
daughter

Baptism

From Canada WESLEYAN BAPTISMAL REGISTER, 1828-1910 on ancestry.com Vol 1 page 351 Wellington District Woolwich Area Twp. Ellen Milne Father Farley Mother Isabella Residence Nichol Township Birth Nichol Township Aug 27, 1854 Baptism Nov 5, 1854 Place Elora in Woolwich Minister Armstrong, Rev. Jas.

Death

From: The DAILY HERALD, Grand Forks, May 26,1891

Sudden Death. The sad announcement is made of the death of Mrs. Ellen, wife of Thomas Griffin, a farmer residing in Rye township. Her death occurred yesterday morning at the residence of her sister, Mrs. Belle Millen, 1023 Cheyenne Ave, this city. Mrs. Griffin was nearly 37 years of age and her death from some lung trouble. The sympathies of the HERALD are extended to the bereaved friends.

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This tintype was sent to me by Margaret GRIFFIN about 1980. There was no identification on the tintype but she speculated it was her older sisters.

MarriageMarriage Record in OntarioMarriage Record in Ontario
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DeathMargaret Describes What Happened After Ellen Died
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Media objectEllen MILNEEllen MILNE
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Media objectSchool House in Howick, Huron, Canada (probably)School House in Howick, Huron, Canada (probably)
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Media objectThe Griffin Girls (Dolores,Fleda,Margaret,Lotta)The Griffin Girls (Dolores,Fleda,Margaret,Lotta)
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Media objectThomas Griffin/Michael McCabe Elected Town Officers in 1887Thomas Griffin/Michael McCabe Elected Town Officers in 1887
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